Quality & Technical Manager

Fortis IBA Ltd has a vacancy for a Quality & Technical Manager who will be responsible for all Incinerator Bottom Ash (IBA) and IBA aggregate product quality, including the control of products and providing technical support to our commercial and operational staff, commercial partners and end users of all products.  The successful applicant will monitor and advise on quality and technical functions within the business, including legal obligations and relevant legislation and ISO accreditation, whilst promoting continuous improvement.


Key Responsibilities:    

  • Manage our product assurance processes, including the organisation of sampling, control of product data and maintenance of product documentation.
  • Assume overall responsibility for the control and compliance of unprocessed IBA and all aggregate products within the Quality Management System.
  • Manage, co-ordinate and monitor Aggregates, IBA & IBAA sampling and reporting.
  • Manage WM3 requirements.
  • Analysis and report product trends, investigation of product non-conformance and implementation of corrective action.
  • Where required, collate and provide relevant ESG data to the group ESG lead.
  • Provide management and support to Fortis Quality Technicians and Technical Administrator.
  • Chair and report at monthly Technical & Quality meetings.
  • Ensure that quality standards, and specifications are reviewed, maintained and developed.
  • Monitor quality performance, analysing data and producing statistical reports to agreed frequencies and timescales.
  • Work closely with and provide continuous support across all business functions including HSQE, commercial and operations.
  • Support the appropriate company departments in managing and maintaining ISO 9001 and 14001 accreditations.
  • Assist and support the Site Managers in maintaining, developing, and updating the operational sites QMS and EMS manuals.
  • Always ensure compliance with the Statutory and Company Health and Safety policies and procedures.
  • Coordination of product development activities through liaison with consultants, laboratories and internal functions.


Key Skills:

  • Experience and knowledge of the technical aspects of unbound and bound aggregates, including understanding of the Manual of Contract Documents for Highway Works and EN standards for aggregate specifications and aggregate testing methods.
  • Knowledge of management systems, such as ISO 9001.
  • Competent in the use of quality analysis methodologies, including root cause analysis.
  • Proficient IT skills.
  • Full UK driving licence.

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